activism

environment

The Environmental Movement Needs to Reckon with Its Racist History

Because racism in environmentalism hasn’t gone away, and it’s holding the movement back.
Julian Brave NoiseCat
3 days ago
Weed

What Weed Activism Looked Like Before You Were Born

The Museum of Youth Culture now boasts a collection of ephemera related to UK psychedelia and cannabis activism.
Nana Baah
8.28.19
climate

This 14-Year-Old Climate Activist Is Giving Up School to Save the World

"World leaders have failed us," says 8th grader Alexandria Villaseñor.
Emma Fidel
Katherine Tutrone
8.16.19
street politics

Anti-Deportation Activists Are Blocking Coaches to Charter Flights

We watched Reclaim the Power members blockade the depot of a coach company that transports people due to be deported on charter flights.
Ben Charlie Smoke
7.29.19
Save Yourselves

What Happens to the Extinction Rebellion 'Rebels' Who Get Arrested

Over 1,000 environmental activists who took part in April's "uprising" are due to be prosecuted. We spoke to a few who have already been handed their sentence.
Emily Goddard
7.18.19
activism

How a Young Sierra Leonean Is Fighting Poverty with Bicycles

Two wheels can make all the difference, as philanthropist and bike enthusiast Abdul Karim Kamara knows.
Tom Owen
7.8.19
climate change

What Thousands of Protesters Storming a Coal Mine Looks Like

Around 60,000 people took part in a weekend of climate action, occupying the world's largest brown coal mine.
David Tesinsky
6.26.19
stay classy

This 'Snowflake' Generation Isn't the First to Say Screw the System

Bunking off class to get your voice heard didn't start with the school climate strikers.
Callum Cant
6.12.19
environment-policy

Biden's Surprisingly Strong Climate Plan Is Giving People Hope

Not even Joe Biden can afford to be a moderate on climate change.
Harry Cheadle
6.5.19
Save Yourselves

Everything You Need to Know Before Attending Your First Protest

If you're planning on skipping school to attend the Fridays For Future march, you should come prepared.
Dominique Sisley
5.22.19
politics

Dry Cleaners Explain How to Make a Milkshake Literally Destroy Your Clothes

As dairy beverages are hurled up and down the country, we asked the people who clean your clothes what the absolute worst things are to get out of fabric.
Jazmine Sleman
5.21.19
Save Yourselves

A Week of Extinction Rebellion's London Shutdown, in Photos

As we enter the second week of XR demonstrations, let's have a quick recap of the last seven days.
VICE Staff
4.23.19
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